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Proteus has prematurely ended its high profile $88 million deal with Otsuka, reports MobiHealthNews. Proteus’ CEO, Andrew Thompson, told STAT News that the company and Otsuka Pharmaceutical have ended a deal in which Otsuka had been paying Proteus to help it develop a portfolio of digital medicines for serious mental health conditions. Read more This […]
Optune, a wearable device from Novocure delivers Tumor Treating Fields (TTFields) to slow down or stop glioblastoma cancer cells from dividing, and destroys the cancer without disrupting healthy, resting cells. Glioblastoma is the most aggressive cancer that begins within the brain. Glioblastoma can occur at any age, but tends to occur more often in older […]
Researchers at the University of Kansas, The University of Kansas Cancer Center and KU Medical Center, developed a device that could allow doctors to detect cancer quickly from a droplet of blood or plasma, leading to timelier interventions and better outcomes for patients. The device, reported in Nature Biomedical Engineering, detects exosomes – tiny vesicles […]
Proteus Digital Health has launched a digital oncology treatment, which combines oral chemotherapy with its ingestible sensor, enabling oncologists to track treatment effectiveness and adherence in their cancer patients. Read more Smart Pill can Deliver Drugs Following Smartphone Commands via Bluetooth Patients with stage 3 and 4 colorectal cancer at the University of Minnesota Health […]
Netherlands-Based Haga Teaching Hospital Partners with physIQ and VitalConnect for Continuous Monitoring of Cancer...
Netherlands-based Haga Teaching Hospital is teaming up with physIQ, and VitalConnect to conduct a study on how wearable biosensors and artificial intelligence (AI) can add to the care for cancer patients undergoing treatment. The study, funded by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, is looking to see how wearable technology can provide early clinical indication of adverse events sometimes […]